The Tale of the Wasp and the Fig

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There is a notion that the fig is not vegan and so I’m about to tell you a wee story as to why some may think this.

Once upon a time…

Just kidding. Although this is a really cool story.

First, let me begin with a very quick botany lesson. A fig is not a fruit. True statement. The fig is actually (in botanical terminology) an inflorescence. The meaning of…